Handbook for Boys: A Novel
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HarperCollins 2009
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Jimmy and Kevin could really use a guide to life.

Their activities almost land them in juvenile detention until Duke employs them in his Harlem barbershop. Duke has rules for everything. But is he offering good advice or just more aggravation?

In the groundbreaking tradition of the award–winning Monster and Bad Boy: A Memoir, Walter Dean Myers fashions a complex, layered novel about the rules for success. Handbook for Boys is the book that he wishes he could have read while growing up. It is also the book young people need to read today.

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Street Date:
03/31/2009
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780061923135
ASIN:
B0020Q3FKY
Reading Level:
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Lexile measure:
740
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Walter Dean Myers. (2009). Handbook for Boys: A Novel. HarperCollins.

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Walter Dean Myers. 2009. Handbook for Boys: A Novel. HarperCollins.

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Walter Dean Myers, Handbook for Boys: A Novel. HarperCollins, 2009.

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Walter Dean Myers. Handbook for Boys: A Novel. HarperCollins, 2009. Web.

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Their activities almost land them in juvenile detention until Duke employs them in his Harlem barbershop. Duke has rules for everything. But is he offering good advice or just more aggravation?

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Their activities almost land them in juvenile detention until Duke employs them in his Harlem barbershop. Duke has rules for everything. But is he offering good advice or just more aggravation?

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